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    Nightingale Falls Farmstay Retreat

    126 A Victoria Street | Tararu Bay, Thames 3500, New Zealand
    011 64 7-808 5042
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    “farm tour” (14 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    There’s actually nothing more to wish for. Go there or regret not going there for the rest of Your life...:-) The hosts, Karyn and Scott, are not only very friendly and open, they are also very good cooks and bartenders. All the best!

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    Thank hakanbenjaminsson
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Our best n the most worthwhile stay during our recent tour to north New Zealand. Thanks Scott, Karyn and family, and the 3 lovely dogs of the nice and memorable experience. The stunning view, huge nature and space for children to explore about with the...More

    Thank AnnKL_13
    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    Despite initial fears of the 3 km gravel track drive to the gate our fears were soon appeased by the warmth of the greeting by our host Scott . The drive further up the mountain was halted only by Scott taking the trouble to point...More

    Thank Mike J
    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    Scott and Karyn are terrific hosts. Scott is a great outdoors type who can guide you around the extensive trails on the property along with a wealth of information on flora and fauna. Karyn is a terrific cook who can provide wonderful meals if you...More

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    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    We (2 adult, 3 children) stayed for three nights in the Shackwell Bush Hut of the Nightingale Falls Farmstay Retreat and we enjoyed the days from the beginning to the end. Scott and Karyn are very friendly and accommodating people, the animals - especially the...More

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$123 - US$158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
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    • Waikato Region >
    • Coromandel Peninsula >
    • Thames
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